My focus is 100 percent on my day job, on the state of Arizona.
There's definitely a loneliness and, like, an internal element to being a performer.
My contribution I hope is to get people to eat full-flavored food. If I could come away with that alone, that would be a fantastic accomplishment. I'm also very proud of being a very American chef.
Girls are the best readers in the world. Reading is really a way of kind of escaping so deeply into yourself and pursuing your own thoughts within the construct of a story.
Don't compare yourself with someone else's version of happy or thin. Accepting yourself burns the most calories.
I liked the idea of being from 'somewhere else.' I do think that's inherited. My father never had a fixed sense of where home was, and for my sister and me, it is much easier not to belong than to belong.
You'll never see me in an airport without a DDP YOGA shirt. It says, 'It Ain't Your Mama's Yoga' on the back and 'DDP YOGA' in the front. Every time I walk around, people see the shirt, and it makes them smile.
Diamond Dallas Page
What scares me the most is that both the poker bot and Dropbox started out as distractions. That little voice in my head was telling me where to go, and the whole time I was telling it to shut up so I could get back to work. Sometimes that little voice knows best.
Do not compare yourself. Find out what God has placed in your ability.
My fear with Trump was always that he didn't have great solutions.
J. D. Vance
Collaboration is something I missed at one point in The Shins. I really wanted to have that experience again, you know, not having everything rely on me. I wanted to have a partner.
Acting, for me, is not an end in itself. It's more a means to asking the questions I'm obsessed with about life.
I never taught my girls to play golf; they all played softball.
No one is asking what happened to all the homeless. No one cares, because it's easier to get on the subway and not be accosted.
In reality, we are all travelers - even explorers of mortality.
Thomas S. Monson
Music has always been my protection against the world, from a very young age. I feel safe inside of a jam.